August 15, 2019

Cepton wins Security Today 2019 New Product of the Year Award

Security Today Announces the New Product of the Year (NPOY) Award Winners for 2019

Dallas, Texas, August 15, 2019 - Security Today magazine, the leading industry media brand providing technology, education and solutions for security professionals, and, the preeminent editorial website for the security industry, announced the winners of the Security Today 2019 New Product of the Year Award today.

The Security Today New Product of the Year Award honors the outstanding product development achievements of security equipment manufacturers whose products are considered to be particularly noteworthy in their ability to improve security. Nearly 100 entries were received in the 11th successful year of the independently juried contest. Winners were honored in 40 product award categories.

The winners are:

Access Control - Biometrics ISS (Intelligent Security Systems), SecurOS FaceX

Access Control Devices/Peripherals Adams Rite, an ASSA ABLOY Group brand, Adams Rite G100 Digital Glass Door Lock

Access Control Devices/Peripherals - Wireless Camden Door Controls, Kinetic 900Mhz. Wireless Door Activation Switches

Access Control Software/Controllers Identiv, TS Access Control Solutions with VIP custom keys Kastle Systems, Kastle Systems SDK Digital Access Credential Mobile App Plug-in

Big Data Security Analysis BriefCam, BriefCam Video Content Analytics Platform

Cameras – IP Multi-sensor Panoramic Panasonic Corporation of America, i-Pro EXTREME H.265 Multi-Sensor Camera, Panasonic WV-X8570N

Cameras - IP Single-sensor Panoramic Oncam, Oncam Evolution-05 and 12 Stainless Steel Camera Line

Cloud Solutions and Services LogRhythm, LogRhythm Cloud

Convergence & Integrated Software and Solutions CNL Software, IPSecurityCenter

Cyber Defense Solutions Gallagher, Gallagher Security Health Check Razberi Technologies, EndpointDefender

DIY Security Swann, Swann 4K DVR Series Security System

Emergency Communication Systems Singlewire Software, InformaCast Fusion with Microsoft Teams

Fire & Life Safety Potter Electric Signal Company, LLC, PotterNet

Home Automation Merit LILIN, DH032 Device Hub Centralized Cloud-based Management

Intelligent Communications Zenitel, IC-EDGE System (Intelligent Communications at the Edge System)

Internet of Things IPVideo Corporation, HALO IOT Smart Sensor

Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solutions Alula, BAT Connect Communicator

Locks/Safes/Hardware CyberLock Inc, Traffic Cabinet Lock Nightlock, NIGHTLOCK Lockdown 1

Loss Prevention Kenco Label & Tag Co., LLC, Kenco-LP

Mobile Apps Rave Mobile Safety, Rave Guardian for Business mobile app

Monitoring Solutions Fortem Technologies, Fortem SkyDome v2.4 IPVideo Corporation, HALO IOT Smart Sensor

Network Support Solutions Siklu Communication Ltd., MultiHaul compact TU (cTU) T201


Outdoor Perimeter Protection Axis Communications, Inc., AXIS Q6215-LE PTZ Network Camera

Pedestrian Security Entrances Designed Security, Inc., ES8300 Barrier Arm Optical Turnstile

Perimeter Protection Cepton Technologies, Vista-Edge Lidar Evaluation Kit

Power Supply Technologies LifeSafety Power, NetLink One Drop

Risk Management Software RedSeal, RedSeal cyber risk modeling platform, update 9.1

Robotics Cobalt Robotics, Cobalt Access

Sensors and Detectors Smiths Detection, ScanVan 100100 PRO

Software/IT Solutions Allied Universal, HELIAUS

Tools and Hardware Secure Data, SecureDrive BT

User Authentication/Identification/Credentialing and Management Yubico, YubiKey 5 NFC

Video Analytics BriefCam, BriefCam Video Content Analytics Platform

Video Management Systems Genetec Inc., Security Center 5.8 Salient Systems, CompleteView 20/20

Video Surveillance Cameras - HD Bosch Security and Safety Systems, FLEXIDOME IP starlight 8000i

Video Surveillance Cameras - IP Axis Communications, Inc., AXIS Q3527-LVE Network Camera Dahua Technology USA Inc. – 4MP Night Color Technology Camera Hanwha Techwin America, Wisenet XNV-6081Z Camera

Video Surveillance Data Storage Seagate Technology, SkyHawk AI 14TB

Video Surveillance Hardware & Accessories Dotworkz, STXL Cooldome Camera Enclosure

Visitor Management,’s VeriScan Online + Facial Recognition

Winners will receive awards and will be recognized at GSX September 10-12 in Chicago. They will also be featured on the security industry leading website,, and will be highlighted in the November/December 2019 issue of Security Today magazine. Entrants are included in the September 2019 issue of Security Today magazine. The magazine is distributed to more than 59,000* subscribers monthly as well as at key industry trade events such as GSX, and its website is visited by thousands of security professionals every week.

“In an ever-changing society and security world, I’m always excited to see and study the newest products entered in our New Product of the Year contest, each year,” said Ralph C. Jensen, editor in chief of Security Today magazine. “I’m very pleased that many manufacturers take the time to share with us and our readers the products they have designed and brought to fruition. Our world needs the technology and benefits from those people who are ever thinking about new ways to secure the world. There has never been a time in the history of mankind when security efforts are more needed than they are today.”

Information about the 2020 Security Today New Product of the Year awards will be available at in the spring of 2020.